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Colliton Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Culliton. Possibly English, a habitational name from any of several places in Devon variously called Colliton, Colyton, or Collaton. Colliton and Collaton are named with the Old English personal name Cola (see Cole 2) + tun ‘settlement’; Colyton is ‘settlement on the Coly river’, a Celtic river name.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Colliton Family Origin

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Colliton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Brick Mason

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colliton. The most common Colliton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Colliton's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Colliton family was Brick Mason.

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Colliton Historical Records

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Colliton Life Expectancy

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